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Pilgrim Virgin of Fatima

The Pilgrim Statue of Our Lady of Fatima will be visiting St. Mary’s Church on May 7th-May 21st.

We will be honoring Our Lady for the 100th Anniversary of the Apparitions at Fatima.

All are welcome to join the Sisters during these two weeks for the Rosary and devotions to Our Lady of Fatima.


May 7th: Eucharistic Holy Hour at 5pm with Rosary & Devotions

May 8th: Usual Monday night Holy Hour dinner & movie.

May 9th: Rosary before the Tuesday am Mass at St. Mary

May 10th: 6pm Rosary Procession in honor of Our Lady of Fatima with the Faith Formation Children, followed by refreshments.

May 11th: Rosary before the Thursday am Mass at St. Mary’s

May 13th: Anniversary of the Apparition: during the day anyone who visits Our Lady in the Church can obtain a special indulgences granted by the Holy Father. You are encouraged to come as a family and pray the rosary.

6:00 pm: Prayer and Pasta: Rosary and Pasta dinner for the Youth Group

May 14th, 15th, 17th & 19th: Eucharistic Holy Hour 5pm with Rosary and devotions

May 16th & 18th: Rosary before the am Mass at St. Mary’s

May 21st: Adoration Sunday 1-6pm with Rosary and closing prayers beginning at 5pm

Can You Help?

To the Members of Ave Maria Parish,

Project Blessing of Lexington is experiencing a larger than normal demand for assistance this winter, and therefore is running short of many items necessary to help our neighbors in need.

Besides the food items, we provide personal hygiene products.

We need your help in receiving donations of the following products:

  • Bath/bar soap,
  • Shampoo, any brand,
  • Razors, disposable Type,
  • Toothpaste and toothbrushes, child/adult sizes
  • Dish soap, liquid, any size
  • Laundry soap, liquid any size,
  • Deodorant, men’s and women’s,
  • Kleenex, any size,
  • Paper Towels &Toilet Paper,

We greatly appreciate your continuous efforts to support Project Blessing. Non perishable food items are also always in need. 

Ave Maria Men's Group

When: Every Thursday morning beginning at 7:45 am to pray with the up coming Readings for Sunday.  

Where: St. Mary's Center.

All men of the parish are welcome to attend.  Any new comers are always appreciated. 

Coffee and Donuts with all the fixings will take place on January 15th, 2017, St. Mary’s Center following the 8:30 AM Mass.

Coffee, Tea, Milk, Juice, donuts, homemade breakfast Breads and more! 

Regular Parish Events: 



Adoration Sunday

Every third Sunday of the Month, at St. Mary's Church from 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

"Come and spend an hour with Me!."

Or Join the Sisters for an hour of Adoration

Daily at 5:00 pm.  Call for chapel location

(810) 622-9904 x 3

Monday Night at the Movies:

Every Monday there will be a Holy Hour of Adoration at St. Mary's Church followed by an inspirational movie and potluck supper.  Holy Hour begins at 5:00 pm.  If you cannot be there for the entire hour, come when you can!  All are Welcome!

This is a great family event and will help to introduce you to other parish members.  Bring your family and your friends.  Potluck main dish is provided by the Sisters. 

Praying With Scripture

bibleHave you considered coming to Praying with Scripture, but just found Thursday evenings didn't work for you?

Beginning in November, probably through April, we will be moving to Wednesday afternoons at 1:00 p.m.

As always, we would love you have you join us and are delighted to see new faces.

We meet in parishioners' homes and pray with the Gospel for the coming Sunday. Perhaps this schedule change makes it possible for you to join us. Pray about it.

When: Every Wednesday afternoon at 1:00 p.m.

Where: Please call for this week's location...

For more information or directions, please call Margaret West: (810) 679-3906. Hope you can join us for an enriching evening with the Word of the Lord! All are welcome!

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See note on Needs for Project Blessing in Lexington, here!